Thursday, June 29, 2017

Launch of Lough Easkey loop walk

Lough Easkey Loop Walk Launch

The launch of the Failte Ireland Lough Easkey loop walk took  place on Saturday 25th September at 11am on the shores of Lough Easkey.  The walk was developed in partnership with the local community groups vision and assistance, the Ox mountain Development Association The Ox mountain Development Association have been instrumental in the development of the area as a walking hub for years. This looped walk has been developed with the support of Sligo LEADER Partnerships Rural Recreation Officer and Rural Social Scheme staff  in partnership with Department of Community Rural and Equality Affairs, Failte Ireland and Sligo County Council. Rural Recreation Officer Deirdre Kennedy expressed a sincere thanks you to all concerned and extended an invitation to all walking enthusiasts and local communities to attend the launch of the Lough Easkey Loop. For more details contact Deirdre Kennedy Rural Recreation Officer 071-9141138

 Sligo take the N59 to Dromore West. just after the village take the first left turn signposted Tubbercurry continue straight up this road for approximately 11km until you reach the lakeshore. The walk starts from the carpark on the Lakeshore.